Meaning of “if it/a thing is worth doing, it's worth doing well” in the English Dictionary

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"if it/a thing is worth doing, it's worth doing well" in British English

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if it/a thing is worth doing, it's worth doing well

saying

used to emphasize that if you are going to spend time doing a piece of work, you should do it as well as possible

(Definition of “if it/a thing is worth doing, it's worth doing well” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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